Re: [v6ops] Apple and IPv6, a few clarifications

Ross Chandler <ross@eircom.net> Sat, 27 June 2015 08:35 UTC

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Subject: Re: [v6ops] Apple and IPv6, a few clarifications
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> On 26 Jun 2015, at 19:40, David Schinazi <dschinazi@apple.com>; wrote:
> 
> Nick,
> 
> Sorry about the confusion, "bringing up IPv4 specifically" was speculation on my end.
> I did mean a separate APN that could be used for hotspots and/or systems that do not support IPv6.
> To support an IPv4-only device on a personal hotspot from an IPv6-only iOS handset, we would need some
> type of translation from v4 to v6 on the iOS device. We currently do not provide that.
> 
> Thanks,
> David

David,

Does/could iOS allow this?

Handset APN name = Hotspot APN name

but with

Handset APN protocol = IPv6-only  & Hotspot APN protocol = IPv4-only

Best regards,
Ross